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Welcome to Brunswick ...

The city of Brunswick is located in Frederick County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Brunswick has a population of 6,518 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Brunswick.

Brunswick is 440 feet [134 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Brunswick lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Telephone area codes for Brunswick: (301) and (240)<4>

The ZIP code for Brunswick: 21716<5>

Websites for Brunswick ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.frederickchamber.org/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Brunswick, the following might be of interest:

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Brunswick had an population of 6,518 people. This is an increase of 11.04% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 33.18% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Brunswick had a population of 5,870 people. This makes Brunswick the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Brunswick represents 0.1% of the population of Maryland (which has 5,773,552 people), making it the state's 35th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 5,870 people, the population of Brunswick increased 19.94% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 4,894 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Brunswick.

Communities Also Named Brunswick ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 23 communities that are also named Brunswick - they are located in British Columbia, Connecticut, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana (2), Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada (2), New Mexico, New York, North Carolina (2), Ohio, Ontario, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Brunswick.

Communities near Brunswick ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Brunswick.

  • Frederick [Frederick County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Frederick
    • Frederick [Frederick County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the northeast of Brunswick
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 73,308 people
    • Former names for Frederick:
    • Frederick City
    • Frederick Town
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Frederick
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Frederick<7>
  • Leesburg [Loudoun County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leesburg
    • Leesburg [Loudoun County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the south of Brunswick
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 54,488 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leesburg have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leesburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leesburg<7>
  • Purcellville [Loudoun County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Purcellville
    • Purcellville [Loudoun County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the south of Brunswick
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,285 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Purcellville have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Purcellville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Purcellville<7>
  • Walkersville [Frederick County]
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    • Walkersville [Frederick County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northeast of Brunswick
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,574 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Walkersville have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walkersville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walkersville<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Charles Town [Jefferson County]
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      • Charles Town [Jefferson County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the west of Brunswick
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,015 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Charles Town
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Charles Town<7>
    • Ranson [Jefferson County]
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      • Ranson [Jefferson County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the west of Brunswick
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,360 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ranson have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Ranson has also been known as:
      • Corporation of Ranson
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ranson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ranson<7>
    • Poolesville [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Poolesville
      • Poolesville [Montgomery County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Brunswick
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,249 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Poolesville have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Poolesville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Poolesville<7>
    • Middletown [Frederick County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Middletown
      • Middletown [Frederick County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the northeast of Brunswick
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,910 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middletown have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middletown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middletown<7>
    • Boonsboro [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boonsboro
      • Boonsboro [Washington County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the north of Brunswick
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,655 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Boonsboro have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boonsboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boonsboro<7>
    • Shepherdstown [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shepherdstown
      • Shepherdstown [Jefferson County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northwest of Brunswick
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,922 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shepherdstown have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shepherdstown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shepherdstown<7>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Brunswick. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Brunswick.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Brunswick. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Brunswick.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Brunswick. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Brunswick.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Brunswick ...

Looking for more information about Brunswick? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Brunswick, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Brunswick.

Adding Brunswick to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Brunswick in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Brunswick was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Brunswick on a map titled Rand McNally Rand McNally Map of Maryland (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Brunswick on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Maryland

About Frederick County

About Maryland

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Brunswick. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Frederick County: www.co.frederick.md.us/

The official website for State of Maryland: www.maryland.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Maryland's counties, including Frederick, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Brunswick.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Brunswick - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (240) is an overlay for area code (301).
<5>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Brunswick). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Brunswick or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Brunswick) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Brunswick. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from BrunswickOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Brunswick. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.3144, Longitude: -77.6281    
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<8>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






















 

 

 

 

 


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